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Old New York Giants Fears Come to a Close as Washington Redskins Bench Robert Griffin III
November 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
In the latest in a string of developments happening around the Washington Redskins camp, head coach Jay Gruden announced that he intends to start quarterback Colt McCoy over incumbent Robert Griffin III for their matchup Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts. ***PHOTO1*** "I just think [Griffin] needs a little bit more time in...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: Playoffs of Bust for Tom Coughlin in 2014?
April 18th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Happy Friday, Giants fans! The week is finally coming to an end and we can soon expect things to pick up again as the New York Giants prepare to return for the start of the offseason workout program early next week. In the mean time, kick back and enjoy your...

Washington Redskins Hire Ex-Giant, Ike Hilliard, as Wide Receivers Coach
January 19th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Former New York Giants wide receiver Ike Hilliard has had a relatively successful post-NFL career, coaching wide receivers at the pro level. However, following a 6-10 season, Hilliard was shown the door by the Buffalo Bills; fired publicly by head coach Doug Marrone who said the decision was simply based...

New York Giants’ Perry Fewell Will Meet with Washington Redskins on Monday
January 5th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Washington Redskins requested permission to interview New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell for their vacant head coaching position back on January 1st, and despite Big Blue granting said interview in rapid fashion, the two sides have struggled to set up a meeting time. But after several days of...

Washington Redskins Granted Permission to Interview Giants Defensive Coordinator Perry Fewell
January 1st, 2014 at 5:06 PM
As New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin prepares to enter Thursday meetings to begin offseason evaluations and to discuss his current coaching staff with team owners and General Manager Jerry Reese, the Washington Redskins, fresh off firing Mike Shanahan on Black Monday, have requested permission to interview defensive coordinator...

Had Referees Stopped Clock to Sort Out Their Mess, Giants’ Tom Coughlin Wouldn’t Have Been Happy
December 3rd, 2013 at 1:00 PM
The NFL released a statement on Monday saying referees made a bad mistake when they failed to stop the clock and sort out their self-imposed mess on Sunday night after the chains moved, indicating a first down, despite other officials ruling it a first down on the field. “In this situation...

Referees Admit Mistake on Late Drive of Washington Redskins-New York Giants Game
December 2nd, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Following a four-yard pass from quarterback Robert Griffin III to wide receiver Pierre Garcon just after the two-minute warning, the Washington Redskins thought they had a first down. After all, the chains did move, indicating they had picked it up. But despite that, officials on the field clearly signaled third-down. It...

Washington Redskins not Relying on Eli Manning’s Slump; Expect Big Game from 2x Super Bowl MVP
November 29th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants fans may have little faith in Eli Manning at this point in the season, but despite his 17 interceptions, Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan expects nothing but Manning's best come Sunday. "We know what he’s done. Anytime you’re a two-time Super Bowl champ and he’s played exceptionally...

Washington Redskins Will Stick with Struggling Robert Griffin III as Starter Vs. New York Giants
November 27th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
Last season, Robert Griffin III not only captivated the NFL audience with his play for the Washington Redskins, but he breathed life back into a team that had been smeared with mediocrity over the last few years, won their final seven straight games and won the NFC East for the...

Washington Redskins’ Mike Shanahan: New York Giants Will Represent Big Challenge for RGIII
November 29th, 2012 at 9:25 AM
Robert Griffin III is having a record-breaking rookie season for the Washington Redskins, and as players around the league already acknowledge, he's going to be a thorn in the side of many for at least a decade. However, he will face a first on Monday night when the Redskins take...

Washington Redskins’ DeAngelo Hall: New York Giants QB Eli Manning is No Rocket Scientist
October 24th, 2012 at 2:55 PM
For the most part, the Washington Redskins were humble and respectful in defeat. Led by their quarterback, Robert Griffin III, and their head coach, Mike Shanahan, they were were complimentary of the New York Giants and the job they had done during a 27-23 victory at MetLife Stadium on Sunday....

New York Giants Vs. Washington Redskins Keys to Victory
December 4th, 2010 at 7:20 AM
When the New York Giants, who are watching their Superbowl odds dwindle, play host the Washington Redskins this Sunday at 1:00pm, they will be facing the worst defense in the NFL. That does not mean this game is a given, however. At 5-6, the Redskins have the capability to win...

Burning Questions in the NFC East: Training Camp Edition
August 1st, 2010 at 10:22 AM
As the first practice of training camp inches closer, one can begin to sense the tone of camp and the 2010season itself. The Giants themselves will be looking to bounce back from losing 8 of their final 11 games in the 2009 season and prove that they belong in the...